Sergeant Leland Glenn Teague
Tour of Duty:
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: Monday, December 12, 1927
Weapon Used: Gun; Unknown type
Suspect Info: excuted in 1928
Sergeant Teague succumbed to gunshot wounds received two weeks earlier when he and several other officers raided a home on Oak Street while searching for a suspect wanted for murdering a security guard.
The suspect was apprehended; convicted of two counts of first degree murder; and sentenced to death. He was executed in the electric chair on April 27, 1928.
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